Tuesday, July 5

Minister of Education meets with Director of Education Sector of OECD and Tunisian Minister of Education

Paris, The Minister of Education Dr. Hamad bin Muhammad Al Al-Sheikh met at the organization’s headquarters in Paris last night, with the Director of the Education Sector of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), as part of the Kingdom’s delegation’s participation in the meetings of the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization “UNESCO” headed by Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan Minister of Culture, Chairman of the National Committee for Education, Culture and Science.

During the meeting, they discussed the Kingdom's readiness for international tests, and the efforts made by the Ministry of Education to contribute to raising the Kingdom's indicators through those tests, as well as the Ministry of Education's plan to develop educational curricula and tracks, in addition to discussing prospects for cooperation between the organization and the Ministry of Education.

Source: Saudi Press Agency